Category Archives: meta

וכל מעשיך בספר נכתבים

We recently deployed the Piwik web analytics framework to track our readership. For more information, see our privacy page. Apropos to the topic of communications privacy, here are (in rough chronological order) four lectures and an article I recently recorded … Continue reading

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Tales of צדיקים (and Sundry Other Individuals)

R. Aryeh Kaplan’s version of a classic hasidic tale: A man once dreamed that there was a great treasure under a bridge in Vienna. He traveled to Vienna and stood near the bridge, trying to figure out what to do. … Continue reading

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A Great and Strong Wind Rent the Mountains, and Brake In Pieces the Rocks Before the Lord

Along with various other websites, BDLD recently experienced some unscheduled downtime due to the infrastructure depredations of Hurricane Sandy (compounded, in our case, by a misconfiguration that extended the outage slightly longer than necessary). Additionally, there will be scheduled downtime … Continue reading

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